2. The "Seven Seas" (as in the idiom "sail the Seven Seas") is an ancient phrase for all of the world's oceans. Since the 19th century, the term has been taken to include seven oceanic bodies of water:
3. Stockton and Malone which usually meant Stockton would pass a short pass to Malone who would take the ball the length of the court and score in a spectacular manner and Stockton would get an assist.
Yeah, keep your eyes on the road, your hand upon the wheel
Keep your eyes on the road, your hands upon the wheel
Yeah, we're goin' to the Roadhouse
We're gonna have a real
Let's swim to the moon, uh-huh
Let's climb through the tide
Penetrate the evenin' that the
City sleeps to hide
Let's swim out tonight, love
It's our turn to try
Parked beside the ocean on our
Shostakovich may have secreted a subversive cipher beneath the surface of his life-saving Symphony No. 5.. This is all the more shocking since another bad review from Stalin’s totalitarian forces could have meant a sentence to the Gulag or worse.
After his opera Lady Macbeth was publically condemned as immoral by Pravda, the Soviet newspaper, Shostakovich knew he had only one chance to redeem himself. When he penned this fifth symphony, the composer was literally writing for his life. The risk was so high that Shostakovich slept on the stairs outside his apartment so the secret police would not wake his family when they came from him, as he was sure they would.
Dedicated to Syd Barrett, the first guitarist of the band, later replaced by David Gilmour.
Barrett, a founding member of the band "Pink Floyd" and one of the most legendary rock stars to develop a mental illness - most likely schizophrenia, triggered, it is said, by significant drug use as well as the stress and pressure of his career.
I had never listened to Jimmy Rodgers before, but I have seen Aaron Rodgers play.
INDUCTED : 1961 JIMMIE RODGERS
James Charles Rodgers, known professionally as the “Singing Brakeman” and “America’s Blue Yodeler,” was the first performer inducted into the Country Music Hall of Fame.
BIRTH: SEPTEMBER 8, 1897 - DEATH: MAY 26, 1933
BIRTHPLACE: MERIDIAN, MISSISSIPPI
He was honored as the Father of Country Music, “the man who started it all.” From many diverse elements—the traditional melodies and folk music of his southern upbringing, early jazz, stage show yodeling, the work chants of railroad section crews and, most importantly, African-American blues—Rodgers evolved a lasting musical style which made him immensely popular in his own time and a major influence on generations of country artists. https://countrymusichalloffame.org/artist/jimmie-rodgers/